GLOBAL INNOVATION INDEX
Bond ETF comes at right time; investors shifting to index-based products globally: Jason Giordano, S&P DJI
Move to generate more participation and grow debt market, says Jason Giordano of S&P DJI.
India ranks 5th in Global Climate Risk Index
India is the fifth most vulnerable country to climate change, according to a report released by ...
India ranks 73rd in UN index assessing e-commerce readiness
The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development's Business-to-Consumer (B2...
As Alphabet chief, Pichai joins global CEO A-list
Founders Brin, Page step down; Pichai, who remains Google CEO, to run world’s third most valuable firm that currently faces regulatory scrutiny. Investors have rewarded Google stock, with the company’s market cap doubling to nearly $900 billion since Pichai took over. Pichai studied in IIT-Kharagpur before moving to Stanford University for his Masters.
Base year depends on global, national economic situation, data availability: Rao Inderjit Singh
As per the United Nations System of National Accounts (UN SNA)-2008, base year of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) series is revised from time to time to better capture structural changes in the economy. The member countries are required to revise the base year of their macro-economic indicators like Gross Domestic Product (GDP).
RBI keeps rates unchanged due to inflation pressure, lowers growth estimate again
The six-member monetary policy committee (MPC) vote was unanimous, RBI said in a release.
Share market update: FMCG shares trade lower; Tata Global dips 1%
The Nifty FMCG index was trading 0.02 per cent down at 30,700.
Broader index expensive, but several subsets are attractive: Mark Matthews, Julius Baer
The good news is that India will reach a bottom in GDP growth this year at 5.5% for the full year.
RBI caught between the devil & the deep sea: Can it still gratify markets?
Foreign investors simply cannot ignore the high real rates that Indian bonds have to offer.
Indian IT 4.0: Upping the ante on innovation
For long, India has been the destination for low-cost outsourced software services, but it’s not enough now.
Value and cyclical stocks to outperform as global economy accelerates next year: Mark Matthews, Julius Baer
Among EM assets, India does not rank very highly as it is very expensive.
7 in 10 Indian executives believe AI will change the way we work and live in next decade, shows survey
The findings of the survey show that 71 per cent strongly believe that AI will fundamentally change the way we live and work during the next decade, and that an overwhelming 96 per cent believe those changes will be positive. 44 per cent said that their roles have already been impacted by AI.
Australia to cease all bilateral aid to Pakistan
The report titled 'Aid Program Performance report 2018-19 on Pakistan' said Pakistan bilateral aid programme will be reduced to 19 million Australian dollars in 2019-20, and will fully phase out during 2020-21. Pakistan is one of the poorest countries in Asia and was placed 150 out of 178 nations on the most recent United Nations Human Development Index.
Global shares tick up as hopes for Sino-US breakthrough stay intact
MSCI's index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was up 0.17 per cent.
Committed to tackling challenges of undernourishment, child mortality: Rao Inderjit Singh
"The government of India is committed towards tackling the challenges through some of the recent initiatives of various like Swasthaya Bharat Mission, Anaemia Mukt Bharat, POSHAN Abhiyaan, Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana, etc," Rao Inderjit Singh said. Minister Singh was replying to a question on India's global ranking at 102 on the Hunger Index.
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